Job openings

Jobs at Swiss representations in the U.S. will be published here.

The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) regulary seeks qualified and motivated employees.

Job vacancies will be published through the state job web portal. You can tailor your search towards your requirements through various search criteria.

State job portal (de, fr, it)

Embassy of Switzerland in Washington D.C.

The Embassy of Switzerland in the United States of America located in Washington, D.C., is seeking a qualified candidate for a 100% permanent position as Public Diplomacy Project Manager (PDF, 473.2 kB) beginning around April 1, 2019. 

Application deadline: February 17, 2019

Please send your résumé, a letter of interest addressing the job description above and salary expectations in PDF to: was.jobs@eda.admin.ch. In the subject line, please write your last name, first name and Public Diplomacy Project Manager to ensure timely processing of your application.

 

Academic Internships:

The Embassy of Switzerland is looking for 8 interns from September 1, 2019 to February 29, 2020. Please take a look at possibilities and requirements on our Academic Internships page

Consulate General of Switzerland in Chicago

The Consulate General of Switzerland in Chicago is seeking a qualified candidate for a permanent position (full-time) as Public Diplomacy Officer & Deputy of the Consul General (PDF, 292.2 kB) beginning in summer 2019. 

Application deadline: February 24, 2019 

Please send your resume, a letter of interest related to the job requirements explained above, and salary expectations in electronic format (PDF file) to: wasjob@eda.admin.ch.  Please write “Public Diplomacy Officer Chicago” in the subject line to ensure timely processing of your application.

Consulate General of Switzerland in New York

Academic Internship:

The Consulate General in New York also offers 3 internship positions to qualified candidates in the following sections:

  1. Economic Affairs and Communication
  2. Culture and Education
  3. Swiss Business Hub in New York and San Francisco

The purpose of these academic internships is to offer students or recent graduates an opportunity to discover the activities of a Swiss representation abroad and to become familiar with the diverse aspects of a diplomatic career.

All positions are full-time (40 hours per week) and run for 4 to 6 months. Remuneration for the positions is USD 2,200 per month.

For details and how to apply, read the document on internships.

internships-consulate-newyork_ENG (PDF, 429.3 kB) 

The Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in New York

The Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in New York is seeking an Administrative Assistant (PDF, 319.8 kB)to the Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Affairs Team.

Please send your resume, a letter of interest and salary expectations no later than February 25th, 2019 in electronic format (word or pdf) to nyc.job-application-un@eda.admin.ch. Please write into the subject line “Administrative Assistant SDH team” to ensure timely processing of your application.